Reopening of Stockport museums

We're very happy to announce that Stockport museums will begin a phased reopening of its museum sites. The first sites to re-open will be Bramall Hall and Stockport Air Raid Shelters on Thursday 6 August.

You must book tickets in advance so that we can manage our visitor numbers and follow government guidance on social distancing. Find information about how to book tickets on our web page.

You can find out more about the new measures that are in place to keep you safe during your visit.

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Planning your visit

Stockport War Memorial Art Gallery
Wellington Rd South


There is parking at Stockport College on Greek Street which is available Saturday and Sunday.

If you plan to visit during the week, take a look at our car parks page for alternative car parks.


Stockport station is a ten minute walk away. Follow the path from McDonald's, turn right and walk up the hill. You will pass the Town Hall on your left hand side. The Art Gallery will be in front of you at the main set of traffic lights.


The 192 bus travels from Manchester Piccadilly to Stockport via the A6. Get off at the bus stop near Stockport College, which is next to the Art Gallery.

Visit Transport for Greater Manchester or use the route explorer to plan your journey.